In California, your employer must generally pay for a your tools and equipment. Here’s an article that really nails it.
If your employer requires a uniform, it must pay for them. In certain cases, however, even a wife-beater shirt can be a uniform.
If your employer won’t reimburse your vehicle expenses, start your lawsuit engines. California law entitles you to fast money.
No sax at work? No problem! California law might entitle a musician to indemnity if someone steals or damages his musical instruments or equipment.
In California, your employer must reimburse your expenses, including your phone, internet, and maybe even rent.